[kbd] kbd: additions to the Unicode map for 12x22 fonts
davidegrayson at gmail.com
Wed Jan 2 04:28:04 MSK 2013
Hello, Ken. I just checked and the "man" utility uses the U+2010
dash, so I don't actually have a use case for any of the other dashes.
I just noticed the soft hyphen in the unicode map of another font so
that's why I put it on that list.
On Mon, Dec 31, 2012 at 8:16 AM, Ken Moffat <zarniwhoop at ntlworld.com> wrote:
> On Sun, Dec 30, 2012 at 09:14:31PM -0800, David Grayson wrote:
>> >> I would
>> >> like to submit the following additions to the unimap for the sun12x22,
>> >> iso01-12x22, and iso02-12x22 fonts in the kbd package:
>> > Why only these specific fonts, but not other fonts?
>> >> # Different kinds of dashes and hyphens.
>> >> 0x2d U+00ad U+2010 U+2012 U+2013
>> >> # left/right single quotation mark
>> >> 0x60 U+2018
>> >> 0x27 U+2019
> Just out of interest, what use-case did you find for the soft
> hyphen, U+00AD ? I discovered a week or two ago that it was not in
> LatGrkCyr-12x22 : someone who posted to lkml had one in his name (it
> appeared to be spurious), but apart from that I've never needed it.
> It's now on my ToDo list, but so are a lot of other things.
> The others are already in that font.
> das eine Mal als Tragödie, das andere Mal als Farce
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